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Ireland Gardai find 'loaded' gun in Dublin park as man flees from scene

22:15  06 october  2019
22:15  06 october  2019 Source:   msn.com

Man (40s) arrested and shotgun seized during garda search in north Dublin

  Man (40s) arrested and shotgun seized during garda search in north Dublin A man in his 40s has been arrested after gardai discovered a shotgun at a house in north Dublin earlier today. A sawn-off shotgun, which was loaded, and three rounds of ammunition were recovered by gardai during the planned operation in Cabra. Gardaí recovered a shotgun (sawn-off) and three rounds of ammunition. Photo: An Garda Siochana The man was arrested at the scene and is currently detained under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939, at Finglas Garda Station. He can be held for up to three days.The operation was carried out by detectives based at Cabra Station and members of the ASU (Armed Support Unit).

Garda © Getty Garda

A man fled the scene where gardai recovered a "loaded" gun on Saturday night.

An investigation has been launched after the incident in the Coolock area of Dublin.

A spokesman confirmed to the Irish Mirror a firearm was found at Stardust Memorial Park.

Officers believe a male fled the scene on foot. However, no arrests have been made.

The garda spokesman said: "Gardaí are investigating an incident at Stardust Memorial Park, Coolock D17.

"The incident occurred on the 5th October 2019 at approximately 9pm.

a car parked in front of a house: Coolock Garda Station © Google Maps Coolock Garda Station

"It's understood a male fled from Gardaí on foot. A firearm was located at the scene. No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing."

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The Independent has reported that the gun was loaded.

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